Taxon profile


Hooded Seal
Cystophora cristata (Erxleben, 1777)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Mammalia - mammals »  order Carnivora - carnivores »  family Phocidae - earless seal »  genus Cystophora

Other names

= Bladdernose Seal

IUCN category:Vulnerable


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Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [305339]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Cystophora cristata (Erxleben, 1777)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [80720]

Fossilworks - Paleobiology Database [] [as Cystophora cristata (Erxleben, 1779)]
Data retrieved on: 3 March 2016
EN IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2013.2 [6204]

IUCN Red List of Threatened Species [] [as Cystophora cristata (Erxleben, 1777)]
Data retrieved on: 27 January 2014
EN Wilson D. E., Reeder D. M. (editors) (2005): Mammal Species of the World (MSW). A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed) [] [as Cystophora cristata Erxleben, 1777]
Data retrieved on: 5 December 2008
CZ Anděra M. (1999): České názvy živočichů II. Savci (Mammalia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 147 pp. [as Cystophora cristata (Erxleben 1777)]

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